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Vulnerability of Kaspersky AV: denial of service on FW-1

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can generate a denial of service on Kaspersky Anti-Virus 5.5 for Check Point Firewall-1.
Impacted systems: Kaspersky AV.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 17/07/2007.
Références of this alert: 1465, BID-24932, CVE-2007-3906, VIGILANCE-VUL-7013.

Description of the vulnerability 

The Kaspersky Anti-Virus 5.5 for Check Point Firewall-1 antivirus has a vulnerability.

An attacker can create a document whose analysis freezes kernel.
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This vulnerability note impacts software or systems such as Kaspersky AV.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity vulnerability is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer threat note.

Solutions for this threat 

Kaspersky AV for FW-1: version 5.5.161.0.
Version 5.5.161.0 is corrected:
  ftp://ftp.downloads1.kaspersky-labs.com/products/release/english/businessoptimal/i_gateways/kavcheckpoint/kav5.5.161_checkpointen.exe
  http://www.kaspersky.com/productupdates?chapter=146274607
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